The Invasion

Movie review by Cynthia Fuchs, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 14+

Smart thriller devolves into standard action fare.

PG-13 2007 93 minutes

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 5 reviews

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 7 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 15+

I´m me!

Lots of consumerism like soft drinks, old PSP and old 2000s cellphones. Tons of crashes and shooting, people becoming Changelings, pills and a fine party with al cohol.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much consumerism
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking
age 14+

Amazing "Outbreak" Film Has You On Edge!

This Film Is Begins With A Space Shuttle Disaster, That Crash Lands Back On Earth. Scientists Then Begin To Realize That The Rubble Was Contaminated With A Contagious Virus. The Virus Activates While You Sleep, Turning You Into Emotionless Beings That Wants To Infect Everyone Else, When You Wake Up. The Film Is Very Suspenseful And Will Have Families On Edge Throughout The Film. There Is A Lot Of Violence Though (Gunshot Wounds, Suicide, Car Accidents, Vomit). There Is Nothing Inappropriately Sexual, Except Passionate Kissing That Quickly Stops. The Story Is Bitter Sweet, With A Great, But Predictable Ending. Great "Don't Go To Sleep" Vibe Adds To The Tension. Totally Recommend To Fans And Families That Love Suspense!

This title has:

Too much violence

Movie Details

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